The burl is 3 1/2 in thick!! The cracks you see have been there for ages from wood drying out.
The item "Early Makedo Lighting Burl Base Hand Fordged Iron Candle Stick & Candle" is in sale since Wednesday, October 14, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Primitives". The seller is "oldstuffsue" and is located in Richmond, Kentucky. This item can be shipped to United States.